POSITION: Marine Biologist

ON-GOING STUDIES: currently PhD Biology candidate


August 2012 - Present University of Vienna, Vienna (Austria), Scientific researcher
October 2018 - September 2022 Pollos San Juan, Málaga (Spain), Bussiness manager
July 2008 - May 2012 University of Vienna, Vienna (Austria), Technical assistent
June 2006 - September 2007 Pollos San Juan, Málaga (Spain), Bussiness manager
October 2000 - May 2006 Pollos San Juan, Málaga (Spain), Worker (part-time) while completing studies
June 1999 - September 2000 Pollos San Juan, Málaga (Spain), Bussiness manager
October 1997 - May 1999 Pollos San Juan, Málaga (Spain), Worker (part-time) while completing studies
June 1996 - September 1997 Pollos San Juan, Málaga (Spain), Bussiness Manager



July 2012 - Present PhD studies in Biology, University of Vienna, 1090 Vienna (Austria)
January 2008 - September 2008 Master in Integrated Coastal Zone Management, Universidad de Cádiz, Cádiz (Spain)
October 1991 - September 2001 Degree in Marine Sciences, Universidad de Cádiz, Cádiz (Spain)
September 1987 – June 1991 Baccalaureate, Centro de Enseñanzas Integradas, Málaga (Spain)



Mother tongue: Spanish

Other languages:

  Listening Reading Spoken interaction Spoken production  
English B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
French A1 A1 A1 A1 A1
German B2 A2 A2 A2 A2


Organisational/managerial skills: Experience with group dynamics, at "Pollos San Juan" as owner-manager (3 employees), at several non-profit associations ("Ecologistas en Acción", "La Breva", in Málaga-Spain) as President, Secretary, Treasurer.

Digital skills:

Information processing Communication Content creation Safety Problem solving
Independent user Proficient user Proficient user Independent user

Independent user


  • Good command of office suite (word processor, spread sheet, presentation software)
  • Good command of R, Mathematica, Joomla! und Mediawiki (University)
  • Good command of MacOSX und bash (University)
  • Zoom usage and event streamings (OBS, YouTube and Twitch)





  • 2022, Prague (Czech Republic). Congress of the European Society for Evolutionary Biology. "Phenotypic plasticity of both partners in the giant ciliate Zoothamnium niveum thiotrophic mutualism". Poster
  • 2017, Piran (Slovenia). 52nd European Marine Biology Symposium. "Partner fidelity feedback maintains the giant ciliate Zoothamnium niveumCand. Thiobios zoothamnicoli mutualism". Oral presentation
  • 2012, Cádiz (Spain). I Iberoamerican Congress on Integrated Coastal Zone Management. "La integración del conocimiento sobre la costa andaluza y sus limitaciones: El deslinde de la costa gaditana y los Baños del Carmen (Málaga)". Oral presentation (in Spanish)
  • 2008, London (United Kingdom). CoastNet. "Planning and environmental assessment, limitations and potentials. The example of the transport system in a coastal urban agglomeration: Bahía de Cádiz (Andalucía, Spain)". Oral presentation
  • 2006, Wien (Austria). 5th International Symbiosis Society Conference. "The implications of symbiotic revolution for human survival: a symbiodiversity approach". University of Málaga, Spain. Poster
  • 2003, Córdoba (Spain). 3rd Environmental Education Andalusian Congress. "Simbiodiversidad: Una superación del enfoque reduccionista, homocéntrico y transmisivo en la universidad como aportación a la educación ambiental". Poster (in Spanish)
  • 2002, Oporto (Portugal). Litoral. "Transport system environmental assessment of an urban agglomeration integrated in a coastal wetland: Bay of Cadiz". Poster


  • 2003, Coordination of the project: "Conservation of the coast of Málaga (Andalusia, Spain)" for "Ecologistas en Acción". Regional government of Andalusia (Spain)


  • 2001, Organisation of the Workshop "Sustainability" of the Universidad de Cádiz (Spain)

Honours and awards:

  • 1998, 3rd Prize "Research in Urban environment" Seville Municipality (Spain)